Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Sherman County Records Inventory

Naturalization Certificates


Series documents the granting of United States citizenship to petitioners. Records include applications, witness affidavits, court findings granting or denying citizenship, certificates, and indexes. Declarations of intention may also be included. Information includes name, age, and residence of applicant; applicant's dependents; date of filing of declarations of intention and petitions; and volume and page numbers where papers are recorded.

Records at the Sherman Court Courthouse, Clerk's Vault:
Naturalization Records [Certificate of Naturalization-Stubs], 1907-1929 (5 volumes);
Naturalization Records [Naturaliza'n Proceedings-includes declarations of intentions, petitions, and certificates-with index], vol. 1, 1907-1922 (1 volume);
N [Certificates of Naturalization-Act of Naturalization], 1889-1901 (.05 cu.ft.).

Records at the Sherman County Courthouse, Basement Vault:
Historical Value [Act of Naturalization], 1896-1898 (.05 cu.ft.).


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